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Sportainment TV Podcast Episode 7 : Brian Burke

Brian Burke has been a player agent, big shot in the NHL as President and GM of teams and a lawyer. He has had some salty moments with the press and some unbelievable stories over ...

RAPTORS SIGN NURSE TO CONTRACT EXTENSION

The Toronto Raptors announced Tuesday they have signed head coach Nick Nurse to a multi-year contract extension. Per team policy, financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. This past season, Nurse guided the Raptors ...

NHL Star Matt Dumba’s Push For Change

NHL Star Matt Dumba has been a key voice in the push for the NHL to be more inclusive and diverse. The 2020 King Clancy Trophy winner joined us for episode 2 of our podcast. https://open.spotify.com/episode/6h3zQJ4mxTT57ps9xf6b1j ...

Cassidy of Bruins wins Jack Adams Award as top coach

Bruce Cassidy of the Boston Bruins won the Jack Adams Award as the top coach in the NHL in 2019-20 on Wednesday. Cassidy guided the Bruins to the best record in the NHL (44-14-12, .714 points ...

DAMPY BRAR RECEIVES WILLIE O’REE COMMUNITY HERO AWARD

Dampy Brar (Apna Hockey) is the recipient of the 2019-20 Willie O’Ree Community Hero Award, given “to an individual who – through the sport of hockey – has positively impacted his or her community, culture or society.” Fans ...

NBA, NBPA will transform arenas into 2020 voting sites.

NBPA Executive Director Michele Roberts and NBA Commissioner Adam Silver released the following joint statement today: “We had a candid, impassioned and productive conversation yesterday between NBA players, coaches and team governors regarding next steps to ...

WNBA games postponed

As the WNBA players continue discussions and reflection on recent events, the WNBA announced that the three games scheduled for this evening (Chicago Sky vs. Indiana Fever; Dallas Wings vs. New York Liberty; Las Vegas ...

Lynx’s Sylvia Fowles becomes WNBA’s career rebounding leader

WNBA Commissioner Cathy Engelbert on Sylvia Fowles’ accomplishment: “Congratulations to Sylvia Fowles on becoming the new WNBA all-time leader in rebounds, passing five-time WNBA champion, former teammate and now Lynx assistant Coach Rebekkah Brunson.  Sylvia continues ...

Fever’s Natalie Achonwa earns Community Leadership Award

Indiana Fever center Natalie Achonwa has earned the Dawn Staley Community Leadership Award for outstanding leadership and commitment to the community, the WNBA announced today. The award, which is named in honor of WNBA legend and ...